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Crop biotechnology and the African farmer

  • Eicher, Carl K.
  • Maredia, Karim
  • Sithole-Niang, Idah
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Food Policy.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 6 (December)
    Pages: 504-527

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jfpoli:v:31:y:2006:i:6:p:504-527
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